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[movies]Mother Takes a Holiday (Part II) - Handy (Jam) Organization
How the all-electric home emancipates women: a drama of how the women in the family manipulate their men to upgrade the laundry facilities.
Keywords: Gender roles; Appliances: Sales; Home economics: Laundry
Downloads: 14,399 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]Pursuit Of Profit
Presents a survey of independent businesses to show how free enterprise operates and contributes to the strength and stability of the country.
Keywords: need keyword
Downloads: 2,783 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Remote Control - Handy (Jam) Organization
"MANY OF THE NECESSARY DEVICES OF OUR MODERN WORLD ARE OPERATED BY REMOTE CONTROL. EARLY ILLUSTRATION OF THE MARIONETTE DANCERS IS USED, THEN ACTION PROGRESSES TO MODERN TRAFFIC CONTROL, & THEN TO THE AUTOMOBILE WITH THE VACUUM GEARSHIFT DRAMATIZED."
Downloads: 2,014 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Precisely So (Part II) - Handy (Jam) Organization
Surreal film on measurement of tiny quantities, made as soft-sell promotional piece for Chevrolet automobiles. Excellent stop-motion march of slide rules, compasses, gauge blocks and micrometers at end.
Keywords: Physics: Measurement; Engineering; Animation: Stop-motion
Downloads: 9,455 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Great Railroad at Work, A - Handy (Jam) Organization
Excellent film of a Southern New England railroad in early 1940s. Superb shots of steam engines in motion, "ALL ABOARD!" yelled by the conductor (some of our best shots of this!), and behind the scenes ft'g. of railroad workers. Passenger trains, freight trains, roundhouse, etc. Recommended.
Downloads: 348 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]White Magic - Handy (Jam) Organization
The physics, science and applications of light.
Keywords: Perception: Light
Downloads: 12,867 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(7 reviews)
[movies]Hydraulics - Handy (Jam) Organization
"PRINCIPLES OF HYDRAULICS EXPLAINED, CENTERING ON THE VALUE FOR SAFETY & COMFORT OF HYDRAULIC BRAKES."
Downloads: 2,281 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Hot Head, The - Handy (Jam) Organization
"PICTURE SHOWS SUPERIOR ECONOMY & POWER OF VALVE-IN-HEAD ENGINE."
Downloads: 1,121 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]No Ghosts - Handy (Jam) Organization
" A DRAMATIZATION OF THE Y-K FRAME, WITH ESPECIAL ATTENTION TO THE RIGIDITY OF THE FRAME & THE ELIMINATION OF SQUEAKS & RATTLES." Nice "haunted house" imagery in the first few minutes (to a VO refrain of 1934 song "The House is Haunted". Note the phony bats flying in the background.
Downloads: 1,144 (3 reviews)
[movies]What Stops Them - Handy (Jam) Organization
" A CLEAR EXPLANATION OF HYDRAULIC BRAKES AND OF THEIR USE ON THE MODERN MOTORCAR."
Downloads: 531 (2 reviews)
[movies]Reasons Why, The - Handy (Jam) Organization
Television manufacturing at RCA's New Jersey plant. Includes scenes of design, engineering and quality control. Great scenes of TVs with flickering test patterns.
Downloads: 1,118 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Doctor in Industry (Part III) - Handy (Jam) Organization
Epic history of industrial medicine in the first half of the 20th century, showing how manufacturers and the medical profession came to terms with one another and culminating in GM's rehabilitation program for returned World War II veterans. Directed by Haford Kerbawy.
Keywords: Medicine: Industrial medicine; Medicine: Occupational health; World War II: Postwar issues
Downloads: 2,323 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Hold Everything! - Handy (Jam) Organization
07:01:25:04 VS different people asking about the new Chevrolet: MS shopkeeper in tie and apron bagging groceries “Have you heard anything about the new Chevrolet?” CU older man wearing glasses and hat in car “Wonder what the new Chevrolet is going to be like?”; two women carrying baskets walking out door “And I heard the news are going to be even more comfortable”; MS profile man in hate wearing leather gloves holding lit match about to light cigar “Yes...
Downloads: 847 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Head On - Handy (Jam) Organization
THE BOX-GIRDER FRAME IS THE STRONGEST AUTOMOBILE FRAME THAT CAN BE BUILT. TO PROVE THIS, A CHEVROLET TAKES ITS PLACE IN A LINE OF FREIGHT CARS AND HOLDS ITS OWN.
Downloads: 699 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]One Thousand Hours - Handy (Jam) Organization
Producer's synopsis: "Group of high school boys who have a workshop and laboratory of their own learn, from a transport pilot who befriends them, that studies their teachers want them to learn are important, too; an aviator or any man in the modern world needs to know geometry, physics, geography, and all the other school subjects." This film was made to prevent teenagers from succumbing to cynicism during the Depression, when few job prospects were available...
Downloads: 889 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Pontiac Styling Picture - Handy (Jam) Organization
00:10:51:01 - 00:20:00:16 Color Silent 1954 1955 PONTIAC SALES FILM. VS EXT & INT of 1955 Pontiac Star Chief Sedan. 00:10:51:01 - 00:16:12:26 Color Silent 1954 Gradual lights up on rotating 1955 Pontiac Star Chief w/ white wall tires. MS front of car w/ headlights, bumper, & tire. ZO MS of windshield & door. CU of door handle. MS side of car. MS back window. CU front & rear white wall tires. MS rear bumper w/ Pontiac logo & tail lights...
Downloads: 710 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Nicky Rides Again - Handy (Jam) Organization
Animated cartoon. Indians attack stockade, and just as all seems lost, Nicky Nome comes to the air of the hero with a new Chevrolet. Contains racist stereotypes of Native Americans.
Downloads: 739 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Open Door: The Story of Foreman Jim Baxter and His Family, The - Handy (Jam) Organization
08:23:38 CU hand turns and opens door. The story of foreman Jim Baxter, his family, and his job. 08:24:20 CU outside view window of clapboard house with curtains and louver shutters. 08:24:31 Man walking along sidewalk, suit jacket over shoulder, passes boys on roller skates, catches baseball from little boy. 08:24:46 Little boy in baseball cap looks up with sad wistful expression. 08:24:50 Little girl stops practicing the piano when father comes home from work...
Downloads: 557 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Open Door: The Story of Foreman Jim Baxter and His Family, The (Part I) - Handy (Jam) Organization
A General Motors foreman learns not just to be a better manager, but where his place is in the system of production.
Keywords: Management
Downloads: 2,746 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Safe Day, A - Handy (Jam) Organization
Safety in Industry
Downloads: 826 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Corvair in Action, The - Handy (Jam) Organization
Promotional film for the controversial Chevrolet Corvair.
Keywords: Automobiles: Advertising
Downloads: 74,819 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(27 reviews)
[movies]Corvair in Action, The - Handy (Jam) Organization
06:22:47:00 VS different color 1960 Chevrolet Corvairs driving through scenic landscape, each Corvair with 1960 license plates. 06:23:58:05 Great low-angle tracking shot of 1960 Chevrolet Corvair with Connecticut licence plates driving on race track; banner for Lime Rock Raceway in Lime Rock, Connecticut in background. Great POV shot inside car on racetrack, disembodied hands turning wheel on sharp turns; LS Corvair drives toward camera and makes 180 degree skid and drives off back in the direct...
Downloads: 415 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]My Dad's Company - Handy (Jam) Organization
How the Detroit Edison Company is a good citizen, employer and provider of electric power.
Keywords: Electricity; Detroit, Michigan; Infrastructure: Electrical
Downloads: 7,981 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]American Maker - Handy (Jam) Organization
Relates how Americans build, from youth throughout life, by using their ingenuity not only in technological advancement but in everyday efforts by everyone. Many stock shots to be logged.
Downloads: 207 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Reasons Why, The (Part II)
Television manufacturing at RCA's New Jersey plant. Includes scenes of design, engineering and quality control. Great scenes of TVs with flickering test patterns.
Keywords: need keyword
Downloads: 4,998 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]As the Wheels Turn - Handy (Jam) Organization
FAMILY AT PICNIC. FATHER USES TABLEWARE TO BUILD MODEL OF CHEVROLET, SHOWING CENTER POINT STEERING, SPRINGS & SHACKLES, SHOCK ABSORBERS & VENTILATION SYSTEM. ANIMATED LINE DRAWINGS REVEAL HIDDEN FEATURES OF VEHICLE.
Downloads: 654 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Safety Patrol (1955) - Handy (Jam) Organization

Downloads: 652 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Rochester: A City of Quality (Part I) - Handy (Jam) Organization
Tour of the area, concentrating on redevelopment and economic activity.
Keywords: Urban renewal; Rochester, N.Y
Downloads: 13,104 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(10 reviews)
[movies][Technical Photography Sample Reel] - Handy (Jam) Organization
Some of the following shots may actually be on "Animation Sample Reel" At vis. timecode 18:54:23, great shot of stop motion animation of dinosaurs in primeval jungle (prehistoric). 23:27:58:13 VS CU carburetors. 23:28:26:02 Great shot CU engine designed to show cylinder action. 23:29:30:29 Great CU power press machine with mechanically operated punch strikes a small slug causing the slug to squirt up around the punch creating a aluminum tube in the shape of the punch when it is withdrawn from th...
Downloads: 590 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]These Are My People - Handy (Jam) Organization
Natural gas: Servicemen, gas lines to homes and businesses, etc. Film begins with shot of primitive methods used in digging for brine well, circa 1815 (hand-pumping); could pass for primitive oil drilling. CU's of 19th century gas lamps, and gas stovetops; street sweeper and derbied policeman of turn of century (circa 1890s). Excellent charts and graphs at business conference (several fine shots)
Downloads: 1,003 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Animation Sample Reel] - Handy (Jam) Organization
Contains samples from Solar and Terrestrial Radiation (U.S. Navy); Skylines Unlimited (Otis Elevator Co.); and Walls Without Welds (U.S. Steel). Some of the following shots may actually be on "Technical Photography Sample Reel" VS cartoon animation shows how car battery and engine work together. 23:32:29:16 VS stop-motion animation of plastic dolls; plastic doll walks out of building with sign Widgets For Sale, little toy men buy widgets from the shop...
Downloads: 1,122 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Roads to Romance - Handy (Jam) Organization
Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island; Pennsylvania Turnpike: Highway of Tomorrow; By Cayuga's Waters, Finger Lakes, New York; Lakes of the Twin Cities, Northern Minnesota; Fanthom Country, Utah - Cedar Breaks National Park; Olympic National Park; Columbia River Highway.
Downloads: 679 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Frigidaire Presents Arthur Godfrey - Handy (Jam) Organization

Downloads: 426 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Sell the Difference! - Handy (Jam) Organization

Downloads: 201 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Proof Parade, The (Frigidaire) - Handy (Jam) Organization
Advertising
Downloads: 388 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Last Word In Automatic Dishwashing

Keywords: need keyword
Downloads: 14,274 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(6 reviews)
[movies]Young Man's Fancy (Part II) - Handy (Jam) Organization
Astonishing sitcom-style sponsored film encouraging increased consumption of electricity by an ever-increasing number of appliances. The plot pits a starry-eyed teenage girl against a geek whose main interests happen to be engineering and time study.
Keywords: Electricity; Gender roles; Houses and homes
Downloads: 16,878 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(7 reviews)
[movies]Unfinished Business - Handy (Jam) Organization
Postwar adjustment is easy for a young World War II veteran who is welcomed back to his job at U.S. Steel with a position, training courses, and counseling.
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues; Occupations: Steelworkers; World War II: Industrial production
Downloads: 4,471 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Behind the Bright Lights - Handy (Jam) Organization
How Chevrolet's giant electric sign in downtown Chicago works.
Keywords: Advertising: Outdoor; Electricity; Chicago
Downloads: 13,922 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]City of Neighbors: Give Once for All - Handy (Jam) Organization
Portrays the United Foundation as "the businesslike method" of giving and notes that it offers "freedom from constant appeals". Aerial shots of Detroit downtown and factories; crowds; boy scouts; an aged woman; people pestering other people for money; kids skipping rope in an idyllic suburb; women in a massive typing pool; disabled G.I. casualties watch a movie in a hospital; suburbs being built; a kid with IV tubes sticking out of him; polio kids walking; blind man; newsboys shout on street cor...
Downloads: 511 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Chain Reaction - Handy (Jam) Organization
Man comes home, puts on treasured record, machine destroys record. Leads into discussion of importance of quality control in U.S. industry.
Downloads: 309 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Helping You Sell - Handy (Jam) Organization
How Chevrolet uses sponsored theatrical motion pictures to promote its products.
Keywords: Motion pictures: Sponsored; Car culture: Newsreels; Advertising: Screen ads
Downloads: 4,954 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]6th Chair, The - Handy (Jam) Organization
HIGHLIGHTS SUCH PROBLEMS IN EDUCATION AS BUILDING CONSTRUCTION & MODERNIZATION, CLASS SIZE, MORE TEACHERS & UP-TO-DATE EDUCATIONAL TOOLS. PORTRAYS DANGERS OF PUBLIC COMPLACENCY TOWARD EDUCATION. 19:17:56:00 The 6th Chair 08030 19:18:09:00 MCU - American flag waving in the breeze VO - “All of us, whether or not we serve in uniform, are veterans of a war in which freedom and free government are at stake” (19:18:19:00) 19:18:20:00 wide shot of troops marching through streets (19:18:22:00) 19:18...
Downloads: 684 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Refreshing Look, The - Handy (Jam) Organization
•15:46:47:27- Great high angle driving POV of a suburban street. •15:48:29:00- 15:48:29:00 Shot of car driving by "roadside businesses" (as the narrator dubs them) which look like earlier incarnations of today's strip mall.
Downloads: 265 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]American Look - Handy (Jam) Organization
A "tribute to the American stylist," American Look shows families at leisure, children dressed in cowboy and cowgirl outfits watching television, a father shooting home movies of his picnicking family, Fifties-modern home interiors graced by formally dressed models, furniture (including designs by Herman Miller), kitchens and kitchen equipment, packaging (including designs by Donald Deskey), appliances, textiles, offices and office furniture, office machines, industrial machines, lawn mowers and...
Downloads: 1,417 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]From Dawn to Sunset - Handy (Jam) Organization
"THIS PICTURE MAKES VIVID THE LIVES OF THE MEN & WOMEN WHO BUILD THE MODERN AUTOMOBILE. IT SHOWS THEM IN THE MORNING ON THEIR WAY TO WORK, AT WORK IN THE PLANTS & OFFICES, IN THE MARKET PLACES SHOPPING, & AT HOME IN THE PLEASANT EVENING HOURS."
Downloads: 383 (1 review)
[movies]Fire Under Control - Handy (Jam) Organization
00:02:00 Excellent shot of circus fire eater.
Downloads: 606 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]To Market, To Market - Handy (Jam) Organization
Film about farmers getting produce and vegetable to market. 01:40:02:09 VS corn stalks, CU corn on stalk; CU crate of white onions; CU crate of sweet potatoes; CU crate of peaches. VS women in field picking tomatoes; CU woman picking tomatoes; man in field picking tomatoes, yellow flowers also in field, CU dirty disembodied hands place tomatoes into bucket full of red tomatoes. 01:41:22:00 VS men lifting crates of tomatoes labeled Kern’s Catsup Los Angeles onto truck; pan over dozens of open c...
Downloads: 222 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]New Stars in Stereo: Newsmakers in Sound for 1960 - Handy (Jam) Organization
12:26:01:26 VS Three men working in advertising office for RCA. RCA sign visible leaned up against wall next to lamp in back of room, and ceramic RCA dog ("Nipper") on small table. One of the men stops work and speaks into camera. 12:27:08:26 CU RCA record player 1960 model on table; camera zooms out, and young woman demonstrates the removal speaker cabinet from record players case. 12:27:36:22 CU RCA radio on wood table; LS man enters room and demonstrates how the top of the radio can be unlatc...
Downloads: 529 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Frigidaire Imperial Line] - Handy (Jam) Organization
PROMOTES NEW FRIGIDAIRE IMPERIAL LINE OF REFRIGERATORS.
Downloads: 235 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
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